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catnoun [C]

 us   /kæt/
  • cat noun [C] (ANIMAL)

a small, furry animal with four legs and a tail, often kept as a pet, or any of a group of related animals that are wild, and some of which are large and fierce, such as the lion

CATnoun [U]

 /kæt/
  • CAT noun [U] (EXAMINATION)

abbreviation for computerized axial tomography (= a way of taking pictures of structures inside the body)
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Translations of “cat”
in Korean 고양이…
in Arabic قِطّ…
in Malaysian kucing, keluarga kucing…
in French chat, chatte, félin…
in Russian кот, кошка, животное семейства кошачьих…
in Chinese (Traditional) 貓, 貓科動物…
in Italian gatto…
in Turkish kedi, kedigiller…
in Polish kot…
in Spanish gato, felino…
in Vietnamese con mèo, thú họ mèo…
in Portuguese gato…
in Thai แมว, แมวป่า…
in German die Katze, die Raubkatze…
in Catalan gat…
in Japanese ネコ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 猫, 猫科动物…
in Indonesian kucing, kucing besar…
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A bunch of stuff about plurals
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